Peterle Hummel Goebel Swiss Schoolboy RARE ORIGINAL Vintage ca 1957-1960 Rubber Vinyl Doll with Early Stylized Incised Circle Bee inside the V Hang Tag ***USPS PRIORITY MAIL SHIPPING INCLUDED – DOMESTIC ORDERS ONLY!***

Price: $108.99

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Item/Description: RARE vintage ca. 1957-1960 M.I. Hummel Goebel Aus Dem Hummelwerk "Peterle" Swiss schoolboy rubber vinyl doll with hang tag complete with all of his original tagged clothing & accessories.

Vintage versions of this doll are quite rare and not to be confused with the abundance of the modern versions that proliferate the marketplace.

His entire Alpine outfit is original and complete with all props and accessories, as issued. It consists of a white cotton shirt with snap closures; green cotton lederhosen suspendered shorts/pants in a spackled pattern with snap closures and accented with a single red heart; a one-piece white cotton wrestling style singlet underclothing ensemble consisting of underwear bottoms and an undershirt top; a silvery dove gray felt hat with decorative trim accents comprised of an ornamentally twisted design green rope and a white feather; an orange and red scarf neckerchief; camel brown felt slipper shoes; socks with yellow pinstripes; and briefcase/backpack/knapsack for carrying his books in).

This fabulous fellow is photographically represented on page 45 of the 1984 book M.I. Hummel The Golden Anniversary Album (the I in M.I. Hummel resembles the letter J M.J. Hummel The Golden Anniversary Album).

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Age/Period: Vintage - ca. 1957-1960 (1950s-1960)

*This age estimate has been arrived at based upon the bee inside the V early stylized incised circle marks contained on his neck tag as well as the back of his neck

Manufacturer/Identification/Markings:

*Base of Head/Neck - M J Hummel, © Goebel, Bee in V mark (the I in M.I. Hummel resembles the letter J)

*Clothing Tag (shirt) - M J Hummel, Goebel, Germany (the I in M.I. Hummel resembles the letter J)

*Neck Hang Tag (round gold two-sided) - V with the Bee (ca. 1957-1960 early stylized incised circle mark) & Aus Dem Hummelwerk

Material(s): Soft squishy rubbery vinyl

Measurements: 12"H

Condition: Excellent vintage collectible condition, with NO odors whatsoever (coming from a smoke-free home). His arms, legs and neck are all tight, and move up, down, and around quite smoothly and securely with no sticking. The only noted condition factors is a light age discoloration mark on his white shirt, brown coloration on the undersides of his white socks where some of the color rubbed off onto them from the interiors of his shoes, and one of the straps on his backpack/knapsack strap has come apart/severed itself from the front snap closure.

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